Congenital paraspinal Ewing sarcoma family of tumors with an epidural extension.

@article{Ban2010CongenitalPE,
  title={Congenital paraspinal Ewing sarcoma family of tumors with an epidural extension.},
  author={Seung Pil Ban and Sung-Hye Park and K C Wang and B. -K. Cho and Ji Hoon Phi and Ji Yeoun Lee and Seung Ki Kim},
  journal={Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia},
  year={2010},
  volume={17 12},
  pages={1599-601}
}
Congenital Ewing sarcoma family of tumors (ESFT) is a rare disease, and only 12 patients have been reported. Among those patients, only two had paraspinal tumors with an epidural extension. A 3-week-old infant boy presented with a huge dorsal mass. Whole-spine MRI scans showed a paraspinal mass with an epidural extension from the T11 to L2 levels, causing severe spinal cord compression. An initial operation was performed to confirm the pathological diagnosis. Twenty days after the first… CONTINUE READING